In Defense of AlgorithmsThey get a bad rap—but that’s because people don’t understand them.
Nurses Shouldn’t Be Guinea PigsUsing big data to protect health workers from Ebola exposure.
The Two Classes of Cyber ThreatsWhy systems that everyone considers critical are at lower risk.
Why the Government Can’t Remain the Cybersecurity CzarCISPA doesn’t just violate digital privacy. It will flood the U.S. government with more data than it can handle.
Google Glass and the Demise of OwnershipWhat the restrictions on resale of the gadget mean for consumers.
Hillary's Time to Fight As grim as her New Hampshire defeat was, Clinton's upcoming road looks a lot better.
LED Bulbs Were Once Pricey. Now They’re Cheap, Mass-Produced, and Plentiful. This Is How Efficient Technology Will Take Over.
Hang Up And Listen
The 11th Worst Super Bowl in History How do you measure Super Bowl mediocrity? Slate correspondent Justin Peters stacks them up.
What’s Fact and What’s Fiction in Episode 2 of The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story?
Why You Hated the Super Bowl It was hard to tell if it was a great defensive contest, or a terrible offensive one.